Phoenix International Raceway
Subway Fresh Fit 500(k)
April 12, 2008

Official Results from
NASCAR Statistics


NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES RACE No. 8

SUBWAY FRESH FIT 500

PHOENIX INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY

 

Phoenix, Ariz.April 12, 2008

1-Mile Oval

500 K – 312 M – 312 L – Purse: $5,064,433

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                Bonus          Money

Fin       St      Car#            Driver                         Team                                                             Laps                    Pts            Pts              Won        Status

 1           7          48            Jimmie Johnson           Lowe's Chevrolet                                              312                    195         **    10         $262,111      Running

 2         24          07            Clint Bowyer               DirecTV Chevrolet                                             312                    170                              170,350      Running

 3         16          11            Denny Hamlin              FedEx Kinko's/March of Dimes Toyota              312                    165                              164,516      Running

 4           3          99            Carl Edwards              Aflac Ford                                                         312                    160                              158,585      Running

 5           4            8            Mark Martin                  U.S. Army Chevrolet                                         312                    160           *      5           150,258      Running

 6         39          31            Jeff Burton                  AT&T Mobility Chevrolet                                    312                    150                              140,008      Running

 7         13          88            Dale Earnhardt Jr.       National Guard/AMP Energy Chevrolet             312                    151           *      5             99,125      Running

 8           9            1            Martin Truex Jr.           Bass Pro Shops/Tracker Boats Chevrolet        312                    142                              113,008      Running

 9         18          16            Greg Biffle                   3M Ford                                                             312                    138                                89,475      Running

10          6          18            Kyle Busch                  Snickers Toyota                                                312                    134                                95,925      Running

11        30            5            Casey Mears               Kellogg's/CARQUEST Chevrolet                        311                    130                                90,875      Running

12        34          43            Bobby Labonte            Cheerios Racing/Betty Crocker Dodge             311                    127                              112,511      Running

13        11          24            Jeff Gordon                 DuPont/Nicorette Chevrolet                               311                    124                              119,961      Running

14        12          20            Tony Stewart              Subway Toyota                                                311                    121                              117,611      Running

15        36          38            David Gilliland              Yates Racing Ford                                            311                    118                                91,658      Running

16        15          42            Juan Pablo Montoya    Wrigley's Big Red Dodge                                   311                    115                                98,933      Running

17          8          26            Jamie McMurray          Crown Royal Ford                                             311                    112                                79,125      Running

18        26          44            David Reutimann         UPS Toyota                                                       311                    109                                75,300      Running

19        17          29            Kevin Harvick              Reese's Chevrolet                                             311                    106                              113,336      Running

20        31          77    #      Sam Hornish Jr.           Mobil 1 Dodge                                                    311                    103                              114,250      Running

21        14          15            Paul Menard                Menards/Johns Manville Chevrolet                   311                    100                                78,225      Running

22        32          28            Travis Kvapil               Ford Drive One Ford                                         310                      97                                98,314      Running

23        40            2            Kurt Busch                  Miller Lite Dodge                                                310                      94                                65,875      Running

24        28          55            Michael Waltrip            NAPA Auto Parts Toyota                                  310                      91                                82,833      Running

25        33          83            Brian Vickers              Red Bull Toyota                                                 310                      88                                69,000      Running

26        10          66            Scott Riggs                  Haas Automation Chevrolet                              310                      85                                83,433      Running

27        23            6            David Ragan                AAA Insurance Ford                                         310                      82                                76,550      Running

28        25          84            Mike Skinner                Red Bull Toyota                                                 310                      79                                65,225      Running

29        35            7            Robby Gordon             Menards/MAPEI Dodge                                      310                      76                                87,858      Running

30        19          22            Dave Blaney                Caterpillar Toyota                                              309                      73                                77,997      Running

31        43          21            Bill Elliott                       Motorcraft Ford                                                 309                      70                                86,155      Running

32        21          40    #      Dario Franchitti            Wrigley's Juicy Fruit Dodge                               309                      67                                75,125      Running

33        37          10    #      Patrick Carpentier        LifeLock Dodge                                                 308                      64                                65,450      Running

34        29          00    #      Michael McDowell       Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota                        307                      61                                64,375      Running

35        38          01    #      Regan Smith                Dale Earnhardt Inc./Principal Chevrolet             298                      58                                72,250      Running

36          5            9            Kasey Kahne              Budweiser Dodge                                             273                      55                                94,091      Running

37        42          70            Johnny Sauter             Haas Automation Chevrolet                              271                      52                                63,975      Running

38        27          17            Matt Kenseth               DEWALT/Nano Ford                                          269                      49                              111,466      Running

39        22          96            J.J. Yeley                    DLP HDTV Toyota                                             224                      46                                71,700      Running

40        41          78            Joe Nemechek             Furniture Row Racing Chevrolet                       208                      43                                63,550      Running

41          2          19            Elliott Sadler                 Stanley Tools Dodge                                         161                      40                                90,250      Engine

42        20          41            Reed Sorenson           Target/Glad Dodge                                            144                      37                                90,494      Accident

43          1          12            Ryan Newman            Alltel Dodge                                                       134                      39           *      5           110,718      Engine

# Raybestos Rookie of the Year Contender.   ** Includes race leader/most laps led bonus. * Includes race leader bonus.

Failed to qualify: (2) #45 Kyle Petty, #34 John Andretti.

Race Comments: Before an estimated crowd of 100,000, Johnson won the Subway Fresh Fit 500, his 34th NASCAR Sprint Cup victory. Prior to the green flag the following driver dropped to the rear for the reason indicated: #96 Yeley (engine change).

 

TIME OF RACE:  3 hours, 1 minute, 14 seconds                                AVERAGE SPEED: 103.292 mph                        MARGIN OF VICTORY:  7.002 seconds

COORS LIGHT POLE AWARD:  Ryan Newman (133.457 mph, 26.975 secs.)

DIRECTV CREW CHIEF OF THE RACE AWARD:  Tony Gibson (crew chief for Mark Martin)

DOW AUTOMOTIVE “STRATEGIC CALL OF THE RACE” AWARD:  Jimmie Johnson

EA SPORTS “MOVE OF THE RACE” AWARD:  Jimmie Johnson

GOODYEAR GATORBACK FASTEST LAP AWARD:  Dale Earnhardt Jr. (129.851 mph, Lap 235)

MAHLE CLEVITE ENGINE BUILDER OF THE RACE AWARD: Jimmie Johnson

MOBIL 1 “COMMAND PERFORMANCE DRIVER OF THE RACE” AWARD:  David Reutimann

MOOG CHASSIS PARTS PROBLEM SOLVER OF THE RACE AWARD: Tony Gibson (crew chief for Mark Martin)

NASCAR SPRINT CUP LEADER BONUS: No winner; rolls over to $50,000 at Talladega++

RAYBESTOS ROOKIE OF THE RACE AWARD: Sam Hornish Jr.

SUNOCO DIAMOND PERFORMANCE AWARD: Jimmie Johnson

U.S.G. “IMPROVING THE FINISH” AWARD: Jeff Burton (33 places)

WIX FILTERS LAP LEADER AWARD: Jimmie Johnson (120 laps)

CAUTION FLAGS: 8 cautions for 42 laps. 12-16 (Debris); 42-46 (Car #17-Accident, Turn 4); 115-121 (Car #78-Accident, Turn 2); 134-140 (Oil on Track [Red Flag-9:47-Lap135]); 149-153 (Car #41-Accident, Turn 4); 163-167 (Oil on Track); 201-204 (Car #6-Spin, Backstretch); 230-233 (Car #9-Accident, Turn 4).

LAP LEADERS: 10 lead changes among 4 drivers. Newman 1-30; Johnson 31-42; Newman 43-49; Johnson 50-123; Earnhardt Jr. 124-126; Johnson 127-149; Earnhardt 150-163; Martin 164-201; Earnhardt 202-271; Martin 272-301; Johnson 302-312.

++Rollover money awarded at year’s end, amount not included in race winnings.

 


NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES TOP 12 (Wins)

 1 –Jeff Burton                     1,215      (1)

 2 –Kyle Busch                     1,135      (1)

 3 –Dale Earnhardt Jr.          1,129      (0)

 4 –Jimmie Johnson              1,116      (1)

 5 –Kevin Harvick                 1,112      (0)

 6 –Denny Hamlin                 1,078      (1)

 7 –Tony Stewart                 1,078      (0)

 8 –Clint Bowyer                  1,044      (0)

 9 –Carl Edwards                 1,041      (3)

10–Greg Biffle                      1,039      (0)

11–Kasey Kahne                    929      (0)

12–Ryan Newman                  915      (1)

 

DOW AUTOMOTIVE STRATEGIC CALL OF

THE RACE AWARD      Car #     Pts.

Carl Edwards                (#99)       3

Jimmie Johnson             (#48)       1

Tony Stewart                (#20)       1

 

MOBIL 1 COMMAND PERFORMANCE AWARD

                                      Car #       Pts.

Ryan Newman              (#12)         5

Kurt Busch                    (#  2)         2

David Reutimann           (#44)         1

 

COORS LIGHT BUD POLE AWARD

Jeff Gordon                                       2

Jimmie Johnson                                 1

Kyle Busch                                        1

Dale Earnhardt Jr.                             1

Ryan Newman                                  1


MANUFACTURERS' CHAMPIONSHIP

                                   Pts        Wins

Chevrolet                     52              2

Ford                             48              3

Toyota                         45              2

Dodge                          31              1

 

DIRECTV CREW CHIEF OF THE YEAR

                                          Car #     Pts.

Steve Addington                (#18)     3

Greg Zipadelli                    (#20)      2

Tony Gibson                      (#  8)     1

 

MOOG PROBLEM SOLVER AWARD

                                      Car #     Pts.

Tony Eury Jr.                 (#88)       2

Tony Gibson                  (#  8)       2

Pat Tryson                     (#  2)       1

 

SUNOCO DIAMOND PERFORMANCE AWARD

                                  Car #       Pts.

Carl Edwards                (#99)          3

Jimmie Johnson             (#48)          1

Denny Hamlin                (#11)          1

 

WIX FILTERS LAP LEADER AWARD

                                        Car #     Pts.

Jimmie Johnson               (#48)       3

Kyle Busch                      (#18)       3

Tony Stewart                  (#20)       1


RAYBESTOS ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

Sam Hornish Jr.                               78

Regan Smith                                    75

Dario Franchitti                                71

Patrick Carpentier                            48

Michael McDowell                           26

Jacques Villeneuve                           1

 

GOODYEAR GATORBACK AWARD

                                      Car #      Pts.

Dale Earnhardt Jr.         (#88)          4

Jeff Gordon                   (#24)          1

Clint Bowyer                 (#07)          1

 

MAHLE CLEVITE ENGINE BUILDER AWARD

                                      Car #       Pts.

Hendrick                        (#88)         81

Roush Yates                 (#99)         81

JGR                               (#18)         79

 

USG ‘IMPROVING THE FINISH’ AWARD

                                      Car #         Pts.

Jeff Burton                    (#31)          2

Tony Stewart                (#20)          1

Casey Mears                 (#  5)          1


UNOFFICIAL RESULTS posted after the race

from NASCAR Statistics

OFFICIAL RESULTS WILL be posted ABOVE sometime Monday




NASCAR Race Number 8
Unofficial Race Results for the Subway Fresh Fit "500" - Saturday, April 12, 2008
Phoenix International Raceway - Phoenix, AZ - 1 Mile Paved
Total Race Length - 312 Laps - 312 Miles - Purse: $5,064,433

Fin Str Car Driver Team Laps Pts Bns Total Award Status Times Laps
1 7 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevy 312 195 10 $262,111 Running 4 120
2 24 07 Clint Bowyer DirecTV Chevy 312 170 $170,350 Running
3 16 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Kinko's/March of Dimes Toyota 312 165 $164,516 Running
4 3 99 Carl Edwards Aflac Ford 312 160 $158,585 Running
5 4 8 Mark Martin U.S. Army Chevy 312 160 5 $150,258 Running 2 68
6 39 31 Jeff Burton AT&T Mobility Chevy 312 150 $140,008 Running
7 13 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. National Guard/AMP Energy 312 151 5 $99,125 Running 3 87
8 9 1 Martin Truex Jr. Bass Pro Shops/Tracker Boats 312 142 $113,008 Running
9 18 16 Greg Biffle 3M Ford 312 138 $89,475 Running
10 6 18 Kyle Busch Snickers Toyota 312 134 $95,925 Running
11 30 5 Casey Mears Kellogg's/CARQUEST Chevy 311 130 $90,875 Running
12 34 43 Bobby Labonte Cheerios Racing/Betty Crocker Dodge 311 127 $112,511 Running
13 11 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont/Nicorette Chevy 311 124 $119,961 Running
14 12 20 Tony Stewart Subway Toyota 311 121 $117,611 Running
15 36 38 David Gilliland Yates Racing Ford 311 118 $91,658 Running
16 15 42 Juan Pablo Montoya Wrigley's Big Red Dodge 311 115 $98,933 Running
17 8 26 Jamie McMurray Crown Royal Ford 311 112 $79,125 Running
18 26 44 David Reutimann UPS Toyota 311 109 $75,300 Running
19 17 29 Kevin Harvick Reese's Chevy 311 106 $113,336 Running
20 31 77 Sam Hornish Jr. # Mobil 1 Dodge 311 103 $114,250 Running
21 14 15 Paul Menard Menards/Johns Manville Chevy 311 100 $78,225 Running
22 32 28 Travis Kvapil Ford Drive one Ford 310 97 $98,314 Running
23 40 2 Kurt Busch Miller Lite Dodge 310 94 $65,875 Running
24 28 55 Michael Waltrip NAPA Auto Parts Toyota 310 91 $82,833 Running
25 33 83 Brian Vickers Red Bull Toyota 310 88 $69,000 Running
26 10 66 Scott Riggs Haas Automation Chevy 310 85 $83,433 Running
27 23 6 David Ragan AAA Insurance Ford 310 82 $76,550 Running
28 25 84 Mike Skinner Red Bull Toyota 310 79 $65,225 Running
29 35 7 Robby Gordon Menards/MAPEI Dodge 310 76 $87,858 Running
30 19 22 Dave Blaney Caterpillar Toyota 309 73 $77,997 Running
31 43 21 Bill Elliott Motorcraft Ford 309 70 $86,155 Running
32 21 40 Dario Franchitti # Wrigley's Juicy Fruit Dodge 309 67 $75,125 Running
33 37 10 Patrick Carpentier # LifeLock Dodge 308 64 $65,450 Running
34 29 00 Michael McDowell # Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota 307 61 $64,375 Running
35 38 01 Regan Smith # Dale Earnhardt, Inc./Principal 298 58 $72,250 Running
36 5 9 Kasey Kahne Budweiser Dodge 273 55 $94,091 Running
37 42 70 Johnny Sauter Haas Automation Chevy 271 52 $63,975 Running
38 27 17 Matt Kenseth DeWalt/Nano Ford 269 49 $111,466 Running
39 22 96 JJ Yeley DLP HDTV Toyota 224 46 $71,700 Running
40 41 78 Joe Nemechek Furniture Row Racing Chevy 208 43 $63,550 Running
41 2 19 Elliott Sadler Stanley Tools Dodge 161 40 $90,250 Engine
42 20 41 Reed Sorenson Target/Glad Dodge 144 37 $90,494 Accident
43 1 12 Ryan Newman alltel Dodge 134 39 5 $110,718 Engine 2 37


Race Comments: Before an estimated crowd of 100,000 - Jimmie Johnson won the Subway Fresh Fit 500 - his 34th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory. Prior to the green flag the following driver dropped to the rear for the reason indicated: #96 Yeley (engine change).

Failed to Qualify: (2) 45 Kyle Petty, 34 John Andretti.

Time of Race: 03 Hrs, 01 Mins, 14 Secs.
Average Speed: 103.292 MPH
Margin of Victory: 7.002 Seconds

Caution Flags: 8 for 42 laps: Laps: 12-16 (Debris); 42-46 (#17 accident turn 4); 115-121 (#78 accident turn 2); 134-140 (Oil on track [Red Flag-9:47-Lap135]); 149-153 (#41 accident turn 4); 163-167 (Oil on track); 201-204 (#6 spun backstretch); 230-233 (#9 accident turn 4).

Lead Changes: 10 among 4 drivers: R. Newman 1-30; J. Johnson 31-42; R. Newman 43-49; J. Johnson 50-123; D. Earnhardt Jr. 124-126; J. Johnson 127-149; D. Earnhardt Jr. 150-163; M. Martin 164-201; D. Earnhardt Jr. 202-271; M. Martin 272-301; J. Johnson 302-312.

Coors Light Pole Award : Ryan Newman, #12 (133.457 mph)
DIRECTV Crew Chief of the Race : Mark Martin, #8
DOW Automotive Strategic Call of the Race : Jimmie Johnson, #48
EA Sports Move of the Race : Jimmie Johnson, #48
Goodyear Gatorback Fastest Lap : Dale Earnhardt, Jr, #88 (129.851 mph, Lap 235)
Mahle Clevite Engine Builder : Jimmie Johnson, #48
Mobil 1 Command Performance Driver of the Race : David Reutimann, #44
Moog Chassis Parts Problem Solver of the Race : Mark Martin, #8 (.273 sec Average Improvement)
Raybestos Rookie of the Race : Sam Hornish, #77
Sunoco Diamond Performance : Jimmie Johnson, #48
USG Improving the Finish : Jeff Burton, #31 (33 Places)
WIX Lap Leader : Jimmie Johnson, #48 (120 Laps)

NASCAR PR used with permission


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